Subspecies T. h. moluccanus

Just how gorgeous are these birds!?

Released accidentally from the University of Western Australia in the 1960s – these parrots are now considered a pest in Perth 😦

I guess if you were an orchard farmer, or an indigenous bird competing for food and nesting places, you would probably agree.

Feeding outside the Travelodge 5th storey, Perth – August, 2011

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